Simply the best way to enjoy the lake.

Take your skills to the next level.

What ever your group or requirements.

Discover the activities we have to offer.

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  • Things to do in the Cotswolds

As one of the oldest and deepest lakes in the Cotswold Water Park, we have so much to offer the whole family and community, from Spectators, Leisure, Skills, Qualifications, Volunteering and Career opportunities.

We will always make sure that you are safe, but what you will notice most is the fun, friendly, exciting and welcoming atmosphere. You are not just another customer or group to us... You are like-minded friends who we want to help enjoy the adventure with us.

Licensed by AALS, the Adventurous Activities Licensing Service, all staff are highly qualified and experienced instructors in RYA Sailing and Windsurfing and/or British Canoeing and Kayak paddling.

We also offer so many other things to do in the Cotswolds, and you can choose from a range of archery, tunnelling, team building, orienteering and bushcraft experiences for individuals, groups, schools, colleges and corporate organisations. You will find a visit to our outdoor team building centre in Gloucestershire's glorious Cotswold countryside will be a memorable experience. 

The Real Outdoor Xperience (Formerly South Cerney Outdoor) is an Employee Owned Enterprise, operated by The Real Outdoor Xperience Limited,  where all the staff are co-owners of the business.

In May 2018, Prospects Services, who have operated the centre since September 2012, decided to sell South Cerney Outdoor to streamline their business operations. The senior team at South Cerney Outdoor were able to secure the funds to acquire and develop the business through Capital For Colleagues, an investment fund specialising in funding employee owned businesses.

The management team at ROX are developing exciting plans to further enhance the offering and activities at the centre.

South Cerney Outdoor

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The Real Outdoor Xperience

Lake 12

Spine Road East

South Cerney



April - September

Monday to Friday 10:00am - 8:30pm

Weekends 10:00am - 5:30pm

October - March

Monday to Friday 10:00am - 4:30pm

* Subject to change due to daylight hours

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